Mentees

Interested in being an In2MedSchool Mentee?

 

Eligibility Criteria to be a Mentee:

  • Must be a current Year 12 (S5) or Year 13 (S6) student

  • Must be considering an application to Medicine

  • From a Widening Participation background

    • Student applying to be a Mentee must fulfil at least one of the following*:

      • Neither parent has attended university

      • Recipient of free school meals

      • Have been in care

      • Are a young carer

      • Estranged from both parents or guardians

      • Have a disability

      • Are a forced migrant

      • Are Black African or Black Caribbean

      • Attended a non-selective state school for GCSE/A-level or SQA Highers/Advanced Higher

      • Do not have a parent in a skilled profession

      • Live in a neighbourhood with low progression to higher education (Please check POLAR/Acorn data)

      • Speak English as a second language

*At the moment, In2MedSchool mentoring focus on supporting Mentees from disadvantaged backgrounds who match our selection criteria. Unfortunately if you attend a grammar or private school, we are unable to offer you 1-1 mentoring however, you can still sign up to join - we will add you to our mailing list, and you will be able to sign up and attend our free events if you wish!